Pinnacle Homes | Commercial Photography

Pinnacle Homes Parade of Homes #41

 Located on shores of Mandan, this modern home was featured in the Spring 2018 Bismarck-Mandan Parade of Homes tour. I loved the white kitchen, bright living room and patio bathroom. Check out more of there homes  here! 

Located on shores of Mandan, this modern home was featured in the Spring 2018 Bismarck-Mandan Parade of Homes tour. I loved the white kitchen, bright living room and patio bathroom. Check out more of there homes here! 

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Epic Homes | Commercial Photography Bismarck, ND

Epic Homes Parade of Homes #35

 Located in North Bismarck, this home was featured in the Spring 2018 Bismarck-Mandan Parade of Homes tour. I fell in love with the Master Bathroom Tub and it's similarities to my travels to France. Check out more of there homes  here!   

Located in North Bismarck, this home was featured in the Spring 2018 Bismarck-Mandan Parade of Homes tour. I fell in love with the Master Bathroom Tub and it's similarities to my travels to France. Check out more of there homes here! 

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Kelsea + Nathan | Engagement Photography Western North Dakota

Their love is like a romance novel I can't stop reading. 

 A few weeks back I traveled to Western North Dakota to meet and photograph Kelsea and Nathan. My husband knew Nathan from his Professional Bull Riding days and their parents are old date night friends but I had never met him and felt like a semi fan-girl from watching him on TV. Have you ever met someone for the first time and felt like you've been best friends for years? That's the feeling I got from hanging out with Kelsea all evening. She was so incredibly kind and obviously good looking! When we arrived we were greeted by the normal ranch dogs and I found myself in complete awe of what they call their "backyard". Our night consisted of many laughs, the boys chatting ranch life, and me being in photographer Heaven. We battled the wind, timed out the lighting, and managed not to roll the ranger as we trekked up and down the hills. Thank you Kelsea and Nathan for inviting us to your home, capturing your love, and gaining new friends. I can't wait to celebrate your wedding day and watch your love story grow for many years to come! 

A few weeks back I traveled to Western North Dakota to meet and photograph Kelsea and Nathan. My husband knew Nathan from his Professional Bull Riding days and their parents are old date night friends but I had never met him and felt like a semi fan-girl from watching him on TV. Have you ever met someone for the first time and felt like you've been best friends for years? That's the feeling I got from hanging out with Kelsea all evening. She was so incredibly kind and obviously good looking! When we arrived we were greeted by the normal ranch dogs and I found myself in complete awe of what they call their "backyard". Our night consisted of many laughs, the boys chatting ranch life, and me being in photographer Heaven. We battled the wind, timed out the lighting, and managed not to roll the ranger as we trekked up and down the hills. Thank you Kelsea and Nathan for inviting us to your home, capturing your love, and gaining new friends. I can't wait to celebrate your wedding day and watch your love story grow for many years to come! 

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Big River Builders | Commercial Photography Bismarck, ND

Big River Builders Parade of Homes #39

 Located in South Bismarck, this charming farm style home was featured in the Spring 2018 Bismarck-Mandan Parade of Homes tour. I personally love a bright white kitchen and was drawn to the beautiful living room chandler. This home also featured unique bathroom tiles and a custom floor plan designed by Big River Builders. Check out more of there homes  here!  

Located in South Bismarck, this charming farm style home was featured in the Spring 2018 Bismarck-Mandan Parade of Homes tour. I personally love a bright white kitchen and was drawn to the beautiful living room chandler. This home also featured unique bathroom tiles and a custom floor plan designed by Big River Builders. Check out more of there homes here! 

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Mehus Wedding | North Dakota Wedding Photographer

Mr. & Mrs. Mehus
October 28th, 2017
Bismarck, North Dakota

   
  
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     "Reed and I met in the Spring of 2013 at college bowling night at Midway Lanes in Mandan, ND. Since that time we have spent a lot of time traveling, sharing our hobbies with one another, and simply enjoying growing as young adults together. After 4 years of dating Reed proposed to me at Firehole Canyon in Yellowstone National Park. He had the ring with him in the water and told me he had “something to show me” which for me sounded like he was holding something alive and disgusting so I nearly smacked his hand away when he open his hand. Instead he was holding a gorgeous ring and asked me to be his forever." -Ashley

"Reed and I met in the Spring of 2013 at college bowling night at Midway Lanes in Mandan, ND. Since that time we have spent a lot of time traveling, sharing our hobbies with one another, and simply enjoying growing as young adults together. After 4 years of dating Reed proposed to me at Firehole Canyon in Yellowstone National Park. He had the ring with him in the water and told me he had “something to show me” which for me sounded like he was holding something alive and disgusting so I nearly smacked his hand away when he open his hand. Instead he was holding a gorgeous ring and asked me to be his forever." -Ashley

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      I had always thought I would have an extremely elaborate wedding when I was younger and my Pinterest board was packed full of grand décor and over the top details. When it came time to plan for the wedding I was so focused on the important details for Reed and I such as recognizing our family members and emphasizing what marriage meant to us that our wedding in all aspects turned out to be perfectly “us.” I am unsure if weddings seem to run so seamlessly for most people but it will always be the most phenomenal and flawless day of our lives. In addition, I will also mention that planning wasn’t nearly as bad as people talked about until about 3 weeks before the wedding where RSVPs and small details began to drive me absolutely nuts!    Cake: Cake Dreams; Mandan, ND Invitations: Flash Printing; Bismarck, ND Ceremony Venue: Bismarck Baptist Church; Pastor: Bryan Hochhalter   Reception Venue: Radisson Hotel Bismarck Catering: Radisson Hotel Bismarck; Catering Manager: Brenda Mack Decorator:  Bridal Butler (rental for centerpieces); I Do Balloons (Head Table, Table Linens) Shoes: PayLess (clearance for $10) Rings: JcPenney Brides Dress: White Lace Bridal; Bismarck, ND Headpiece or Veil: Etsy Bridesmaids' Dresses: White Lace Bridal; Bismarck, ND   Hair and Makeup: Broadway Spa and Salon Grooms & Groomsmen Attire: Black Tie Optional Flower Girl's Dress: Esty   Florist: Dutch Mill Florist   "Right from the start of our engagement I knew the one thing I was not willing to skimp on or sacrifice was photography.  After researching all of the photographers within our immediate area I fell in love with Melanie’s work as a photographer and was beyond ecstatic when I found out she had our wedding date available. Reed and I would consider ourselves not very photogenic and Melanie not only made us feel so comfortable and take our photos in an insanely small window of time, she gave us so many gorgeous memories of our wedding day.  Since receiving our photos (which were done so incredibly fast) I cannot even count the number of compliments we have received on her quality of work.  She took one of the most stressful aspects (for me anyways) of the wedding day and made it so enjoyable, I would recommend Melanie to absolutely anyone under any circumstance." -Ashley   


I had always thought I would have an extremely elaborate wedding when I was younger and my Pinterest board was packed full of grand décor and over the top details. When it came time to plan for the wedding I was so focused on the important details for Reed and I such as recognizing our family members and emphasizing what marriage meant to us that our wedding in all aspects turned out to be perfectly “us.” I am unsure if weddings seem to run so seamlessly for most people but it will always be the most phenomenal and flawless day of our lives. In addition, I will also mention that planning wasn’t nearly as bad as people talked about until about 3 weeks before the wedding where RSVPs and small details began to drive me absolutely nuts!

Cake: Cake Dreams; Mandan, ND
Invitations: Flash Printing; Bismarck, ND
Ceremony Venue: Bismarck Baptist Church; Pastor: Bryan Hochhalter

Reception Venue: Radisson Hotel Bismarck
Catering: Radisson Hotel Bismarck; Catering Manager: Brenda Mack
Decorator:  Bridal Butler (rental for centerpieces); I Do Balloons (Head Table, Table Linens)
Shoes: PayLess (clearance for $10)
Rings: JcPenney
Brides Dress: White Lace Bridal; Bismarck, ND
Headpiece or Veil: Etsy
Bridesmaids' Dresses: White Lace Bridal; Bismarck, ND

Hair and Makeup: Broadway Spa and Salon
Grooms & Groomsmen Attire: Black Tie Optional
Flower Girl's Dress: Esty

Florist: Dutch Mill Florist

"Right from the start of our engagement I knew the one thing I was not willing to skimp on or sacrifice was photography.  After researching all of the photographers within our immediate area I fell in love with Melanie’s work as a photographer and was beyond ecstatic when I found out she had our wedding date available. Reed and I would consider ourselves not very photogenic and Melanie not only made us feel so comfortable and take our photos in an insanely small window of time, she gave us so many gorgeous memories of our wedding day.  Since receiving our photos (which were done so incredibly fast) I cannot even count the number of compliments we have received on her quality of work.  She took one of the most stressful aspects (for me anyways) of the wedding day and made it so enjoyable, I would recommend Melanie to absolutely anyone under any circumstance." -Ashley

 

Fulwider Wedding | North Dakota Wedding Photographer

Mr. & Mrs. Fulwider
October 13th, 2017
Bismarck, North Dakota

   
  
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    "Life is a beautiful thing. Everyone has a journey and a path. Lucky for me, my path crossed with Shawn’s during our freshman year of college at the University of Mary in Bismarck. Here is a brief version of how our journey started…I remember having my first college class with Shawn. The class was made up of about 200 or so students. Of course me being the studious type, I sat off to the side in the front with my roommates, so it was easy to hear and take notes. To my left in the dead center of the lecture hall, there was a group of “jocks” that came in late every day with their MacBook computers in hand and Beats headphones hanging around their necks. All the girls would swoon over these guys. Oh, especially that “tall” one! As the semester went on, we each went about in different directions with different groups of friends not ever really crossing paths… And before too long, it was the next semester, and then it was Valentine’s Day. On February 14, 2013, Shawn and I’s paths crossed for “real.” I was hanging out with my friends when one of them decided she would dye part of her hair pink if another guy dyed a piece of his hair pink. So the bet was on, and we were off to Walmart to get hair dye. On the way there, my friends started asking me what I thought of this “Shawn” guy. I said I didn’t really know him. I knew he played football. I knew he was cute. That was about it. They decided that we would go over to Shawn’s dorm room to dye their hair. They were trying to set us up. When we got there, things were awkward to say the least. I am pretty sure Shawn tried to hide in his room for as long as he could. Eventually, we awkwardly sat around and visited. Later that night, we were both texting my friend about the “setup.” We were both telling her that we felt the other didn’t feel interested even though we both were. Eventually, she told us to talk to each other and give it a chance, so we did. We started hanging out and hit it off! Our first official date was pretty awesome. Shawn told me he wanted to take me out to Peacock Alley. I called my mom up in disbelief. “This guy wants to take me to Peacock Alley, mom. Can you believe it? Isn’t that a fancy restaurant? I better get a new dress, mom!” So, I got a new dress, and we went to Peacock Alley. We went bowling after supper. The rest is history! Every year on our “official” dating anniversary (March 14th), we go to Peacock Alley to commemorate our first date. Yes, it is quite corny, but we love the tradition we have created!" -Whitney    

"Life is a beautiful thing. Everyone has a journey and a path. Lucky for me, my path crossed with Shawn’s during our freshman year of college at the University of Mary in Bismarck. Here is a brief version of how our journey started…I remember having my first college class with Shawn. The class was made up of about 200 or so students. Of course me being the studious type, I sat off to the side in the front with my roommates, so it was easy to hear and take notes. To my left in the dead center of the lecture hall, there was a group of “jocks” that came in late every day with their MacBook computers in hand and Beats headphones hanging around their necks. All the girls would swoon over these guys. Oh, especially that “tall” one! As the semester went on, we each went about in different directions with different groups of friends not ever really crossing paths… And before too long, it was the next semester, and then it was Valentine’s Day. On February 14, 2013, Shawn and I’s paths crossed for “real.” I was hanging out with my friends when one of them decided she would dye part of her hair pink if another guy dyed a piece of his hair pink. So the bet was on, and we were off to Walmart to get hair dye. On the way there, my friends started asking me what I thought of this “Shawn” guy. I said I didn’t really know him. I knew he played football. I knew he was cute. That was about it. They decided that we would go over to Shawn’s dorm room to dye their hair. They were trying to set us up. When we got there, things were awkward to say the least. I am pretty sure Shawn tried to hide in his room for as long as he could. Eventually, we awkwardly sat around and visited. Later that night, we were both texting my friend about the “setup.” We were both telling her that we felt the other didn’t feel interested even though we both were. Eventually, she told us to talk to each other and give it a chance, so we did. We started hanging out and hit it off! Our first official date was pretty awesome. Shawn told me he wanted to take me out to Peacock Alley. I called my mom up in disbelief. “This guy wants to take me to Peacock Alley, mom. Can you believe it? Isn’t that a fancy restaurant? I better get a new dress, mom!” So, I got a new dress, and we went to Peacock Alley. We went bowling after supper. The rest is history! Every year on our “official” dating anniversary (March 14th), we go to Peacock Alley to commemorate our first date. Yes, it is quite corny, but we love the tradition we have created!" -Whitney

 

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 "After work one cold December night, I tossed the mail onto the kitchen table when I happened to notice a receipt that was setting on the table. This was not just any receipt, it was THE ONE. Luckily, Shawn wasn’t home at the time because I was jumping up and down, crying, and saying “oh my goodness…I am going to be a wife!” I went to Shawn’s city league basketball game after I calmed down a bit. I debated the whole game as to whether or not I should tell him about the receipt I found. Later on when we got home, I broke the news. He was devastated to say the least, yet thankful I told him. He had everything planned out to ask me on Christmas Eve at my grandparent’s house. Fast forward to the week of Christmas…Shawn asked both my father and little brother permission to take my hand in marriage. Of course, both of them said yes, so Christmas Eve would be the night I would officially be asked. My grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, brother, and parents were all present. My family plays a “white elephant” gift exchange game every year, so after the game concluded, Shawn got everyone’s attention. He stood up and said that he would like to have the greatest gift of all which would be for him to take my hand in marriage. I said yes! Everyone was so excited and happy for us. It was such a special moment. My aunt and uncle were engaged on Christmas Eve at my grandparent’s home as well which makes the memory even more special. Although, the proposal wasn’t exactly as Shawn had planned, it was perfect for me! I was so excited, grateful, and happy to get to marry my best friend!" -Whitney

"After work one cold December night, I tossed the mail onto the kitchen table when I happened to notice a receipt that was setting on the table. This was not just any receipt, it was THE ONE. Luckily, Shawn wasn’t home at the time because I was jumping up and down, crying, and saying “oh my goodness…I am going to be a wife!” I went to Shawn’s city league basketball game after I calmed down a bit. I debated the whole game as to whether or not I should tell him about the receipt I found. Later on when we got home, I broke the news. He was devastated to say the least, yet thankful I told him. He had everything planned out to ask me on Christmas Eve at my grandparent’s house. Fast forward to the week of Christmas…Shawn asked both my father and little brother permission to take my hand in marriage. Of course, both of them said yes, so Christmas Eve would be the night I would officially be asked. My grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, brother, and parents were all present. My family plays a “white elephant” gift exchange game every year, so after the game concluded, Shawn got everyone’s attention. He stood up and said that he would like to have the greatest gift of all which would be for him to take my hand in marriage. I said yes! Everyone was so excited and happy for us. It was such a special moment. My aunt and uncle were engaged on Christmas Eve at my grandparent’s home as well which makes the memory even more special. Although, the proposal wasn’t exactly as Shawn had planned, it was perfect for me! I was so excited, grateful, and happy to get to marry my best friend!" -Whitney

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"I was my own wedding planner which had its pros and cons. First, I found timelines of when things needed to be done on Pinterest. Also, my cousins got me a wedding planner book created by the Knot. It was a wonderful planner to use (I also downloaded the Knot’s planning application on my phone which I highly suggest getting both the app and planner book)! I kept receipts for deposits, business cards, and other important information organized in this planner. As far as booking vendors went, I started by booking the main things which were the church and reception venue. It can take a little work to find an open day at both places that isn’t in 2030! From there, I booked the photographer and other vendors. Lucky for me, my decorator was a family friend who is quite the visionary! My mom and I met with her numerous times starting in January until the wedding in October. She took my dream and made it reality! The theme was “Shabby Chic.” My advice for planning would be to take it one step at a time. Don’t get overwhelmed. Keep a to-do list and focus on getting a couple of things done per week. For the day of the wedding, I made an itinerary that went hour by hour detailing the day. This helped keep everyone on the same page. Yes, things didn’t go exactly as the itinerary said they should, but the day was still perfect. Your guests truly don’t realize if you forget to do little things here and there.  One question I’ve been asked is, “Do you regret not having a wedding planner?” The answer is I don’t regret it. Planning the wedding myself gave me control and more importantly a sense of pride. I was proud to see all of my hard work come together on our BIG day. In all reality, the only thing that really mattered about the day was that I got to marry my best friend!" -Whitney

Cinematography:Rough Rider Productions
Event Planning: The Bride
Cake: Magic Candle Cakery
Invitations: Flash Printing
Ceremony Venue: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Reception Venue: Ramkota Hotel
Catering: Ramkota Hotel
Decorator: Bobbi Buxbaum
Shoes: Nina Shoes (bride’s shoes)
Rings: Zorell’s Jewelry
Brides Dress: White Lace Bridal
Headpiece or Veil: White Lace Bridal
Bridesmaids' Dresses: White Lace Bridal
Hair and Makeup: Glance Salon and Spa
Grooms & Groomsmen Attire: Black Tie Optional

"Shawn and I want to thank Melanie for perfectly capturing our big day! We cherish all of the pictures she took. Melanie was easy to work and professional in every way. We would highly recommend her to others who are looking for someone to capture their big day!" -Whitney

 

Hoffert Wedding | North Dakota Wedding Photographer

Mr. & Mrs. Hoffert
October 7th, 2017
Riverdale, North Dakota

   
  
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     " Dusty and I met in 2008 when I was working at Knight’s Bar and Grill. Him and his friend would come in every weekend and would request that I was their waitress. At that time we were in two different points in our lives so we remained friends and would randomly run into each other. In 2012, I was visiting my family in Riverdale and Dusty happened to be there. At that point, we had not seen each other for 5 years. Two weeks later, we ran into each other again and we were able to catch up. From that point on, we would talk on a regular basis, we would make it a point to see each other during the week, and the rest is history.     On December 24, 2016 it was our typical Christmas Eve. Dusty and I got up, made breakfast, and relaxed as we did not have to be at his parent’s farm until 2. As 12:00 approached Dusty kept telling me I needed to go shower and get ready. I told him that all I needed to do was curl my hair. He proceeded to tell me that I needed to take a shower. In fact, he was relentless. So needless to say, I got in the shower because I was getting annoyed. At that point, he came into the bathroom and asked me why I was not washing my hair. I told him that I washed it last night and I did not have time to blow dry and curl it.     After my shower, I went to our room and I noticed that the bed was made and there was a little box in the middle of the bed. I looked around as I thought Dusty was hiding somewhere as he enjoyed pulling pranks on me on a regular basis. I could not find him so I called for him a couple times and I did not get a response. So I grabbed the box, opened it, and sure enough there was an engagement ring. I started to cry and I called for him again. At that point, I heard the TV shut off and him come up the stairs. As he walked into the room, he saw me crying and he gave me a hug and a kiss. He then asked, “Will you” and I said of course I will. At this point, I could not stop crying. Dusty asked me if I was ok, if I liked it, and why I was crying. I told him I love it and between sobs I said, “I thought I was getting hunting boots.”" -Jessica

"Dusty and I met in 2008 when I was working at Knight’s Bar and Grill. Him and his friend would come in every weekend and would request that I was their waitress. At that time we were in two different points in our lives so we remained friends and would randomly run into each other. In 2012, I was visiting my family in Riverdale and Dusty happened to be there. At that point, we had not seen each other for 5 years. Two weeks later, we ran into each other again and we were able to catch up. From that point on, we would talk on a regular basis, we would make it a point to see each other during the week, and the rest is history.

 

On December 24, 2016 it was our typical Christmas Eve. Dusty and I got up, made breakfast, and relaxed as we did not have to be at his parent’s farm until 2. As 12:00 approached Dusty kept telling me I needed to go shower and get ready. I told him that all I needed to do was curl my hair. He proceeded to tell me that I needed to take a shower. In fact, he was relentless. So needless to say, I got in the shower because I was getting annoyed. At that point, he came into the bathroom and asked me why I was not washing my hair. I told him that I washed it last night and I did not have time to blow dry and curl it.

 

After my shower, I went to our room and I noticed that the bed was made and there was a little box in the middle of the bed. I looked around as I thought Dusty was hiding somewhere as he enjoyed pulling pranks on me on a regular basis. I could not find him so I called for him a couple times and I did not get a response. So I grabbed the box, opened it, and sure enough there was an engagement ring. I started to cry and I called for him again. At that point, I heard the TV shut off and him come up the stairs. As he walked into the room, he saw me crying and he gave me a hug and a kiss. He then asked, “Will you” and I said of course I will. At this point, I could not stop crying. Dusty asked me if I was ok, if I liked it, and why I was crying. I told him I love it and between sobs I said, “I thought I was getting hunting boots.”" -Jessica

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    Dusty and I are obsessed with fall, the colors, the smell, and of course hunting. Due to our love for fall, we wanted to have a fall wedding. We could not have asked for a better day as the weather was perfect.  I had experience decorating weddings and helping with all the details that I took my wedding planning into my own hands. I wanted a classy but rustic wedding. In order to get this feel, I used rose gold, lace, and burlap. I threw in antique doors; mason jars clear and rose gold, old screens, crates, authentic whiskey barrels, willow branches, succulents in old feeders and tool boxes, wood slabs, Seeded Eucalyptus, and Baby’s Breath.  Our wedding colors were rose gold, burgundy, and charcoal gray. To tie everything together, my bridesmaid’s flowers were Blush Roses, Black Cala Lillies, Seeded Eucalyptus, Succulents, and Wine Dahlias which were done by Connie at Bloom N House in Beulah, ND. These colors paired perfectly and looked absolutely stunning with the fall background.         Event Planning:  The Bride  Cake:  Sweets were from all family members. Cheesecake was made by Dusty’s mom.  Invitations:  The Bride created them on Vista Print.  Ceremony Venue:  St Paul Lutheran Church, Riverdale ND  Reception Venue:  Riverdale High Lodge  Catering: Riverdale High Lodge/Knight’s Bar and Grill  Decorator:  The Bride  Shoes:  DSW  Rings:  Bride’s Ring: Zales-Vera Wang Groom’s Ring-Bullet Designs  Brides Dress:  Bridal N More-Morilee  Headpiece or Veil:  Bridal N More  Bridesmaids' Dresses:  White Lace Bridal- Sorella Vita  Hair and Makeup:  Leslie Hendrickson  Grooms & Groomsmen Attire:  Black Tie Optional-Michael Kors  Flower Girl's Dress: Mackenzie Boutique &   Abao Sisters       " Melanie, “A true photographer masters not only the camera, but also the heart.” As we have looked and continue to look at our wedding pictures over and over you captured the perfect little moments but also the heart.  Every time I look at them I fall more and more in love with them and my husband.  They give me butterflies!  Your eye for detail is unreal. What you captured on our wedding day will be cherished forever. Thank you for capturing the way we felt and the love we shared.  Thank you for having patience of a Saint as my husband is not the most photogenic guy and dealing with our groomsmen that were being shits!" - Jessica      

Dusty and I are obsessed with fall, the colors, the smell, and of course hunting. Due to our love for fall, we wanted to have a fall wedding. We could not have asked for a better day as the weather was perfect.

I had experience decorating weddings and helping with all the details that I took my wedding planning into my own hands. I wanted a classy but rustic wedding. In order to get this feel, I used rose gold, lace, and burlap. I threw in antique doors; mason jars clear and rose gold, old screens, crates, authentic whiskey barrels, willow branches, succulents in old feeders and tool boxes, wood slabs, Seeded Eucalyptus, and Baby’s Breath.

Our wedding colors were rose gold, burgundy, and charcoal gray. To tie everything together, my bridesmaid’s flowers were Blush Roses, Black Cala Lillies, Seeded Eucalyptus, Succulents, and Wine Dahlias which were done by Connie at Bloom N House in Beulah, ND. These colors paired perfectly and looked absolutely stunning with the fall background.

 

Event Planning: The Bride
Cake: Sweets were from all family members. Cheesecake was made by Dusty’s mom.
Invitations: The Bride created them on Vista Print.
Ceremony Venue: St Paul Lutheran Church, Riverdale ND
Reception Venue: Riverdale High Lodge
Catering:Riverdale High Lodge/Knight’s Bar and Grill
Decorator: The Bride
Shoes: DSW
Rings: Bride’s Ring: Zales-Vera Wang Groom’s Ring-Bullet Designs
Brides Dress: Bridal N More-Morilee
Headpiece or Veil: Bridal N More
Bridesmaids' Dresses: White Lace Bridal- Sorella Vita
Hair and Makeup: Leslie Hendrickson
Grooms & Groomsmen Attire: Black Tie Optional-Michael Kors
Flower Girl's Dress: Mackenzie Boutique & Abao Sisters

 

"Melanie, “A true photographer masters not only the camera, but also the heart.” As we have looked and continue to look at our wedding pictures over and over you captured the perfect little moments but also the heart.

Every time I look at them I fall more and more in love with them and my husband.  They give me butterflies!

Your eye for detail is unreal. What you captured on our wedding day will be cherished forever. Thank you for capturing the way we felt and the love we shared.

Thank you for having patience of a Saint as my husband is not the most photogenic guy and dealing with our groomsmen that were being shits!" - Jessica